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  • The Polo Social 2018
    We have confirmed the prices with Kelham Hall and you can now book your stay via our shop!
    The Polo Social is a social event held on 29th JUNE to 1st JULY 2018 that is put on by Club Polo which is open to all VW Polo owners from any Club. So if you are part of a local club bring everyone down and grab a spot in the field.
    Standard Rates: £21/night, this is for 2 adults & 4 children 1 car, 1 tent/caravan/motorhome

    Fully paid up members will receive a discount on this price, this will be applied during checkout in the shop,

    The discount will finish 10 days before the start of the event, after this date 18/06/18 then the same £21/night will apply.
    The current rate @Kelham is £25/night so everyone is already getting a discount. 
    Note: To be collected at the gate £5/night for additional adults, £5/night for additional cars & £2/night for dogs.

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    • We have confirmed the prices with Kelham Hall and you can now book your stay via our shop!
      https://www.clubpolo.co.uk/store/category/8-the-polo-social-2018/ the standard rate is £21/night, this is for 2.adults & 4 children 1 car, 1 tent/caravan/motorhome, the current rate @Kelham is £25/night so you are already getting a discount and fully paid members will receive a further discount on booking up to 10 days before the event, after this the same £21/night will apply, there are some extras that will be collected at the gate £5/night for additional adults, £5/night for additional cars & £2/night for dogs
       
      Please do not try and book direct with Kelham as you will be charged the full £25/night and due to our PLI insurance will not be permitted to camp with the main show area, you will be in the general camping site..
       
      This year we are accepting bookings from the Thursday night till Sunday night, but on those days there will be nothing planned in the way of entertainment and anyone staying on those nights might be asked to assist in the putting up/dismantling of the club marquee.
       
      This year due to so many people "forgetting their passes" we will not be posting the passes out, they will be on the gate collection
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    • The Polo Social, What is it?
      The Polo Social is a social event held on 29th JUNE to 1st JULY 2018 that is put on by Club Polo which is open to all VW Polo owners from any Club. So if you are part of a local club bring everyone down and grab a spot in the field.
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      A relaxed event where you can catch up with other members, see their cars and meet new people from the club. Expect a big club meet which lasts the weekend with some beers and BBQs!
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    • As from today 1st Jan 2018 we will be updating the membership packs, unfortunately this means there will be a delay in the posting out of the new packs until all the new items have been received, hopefully all the new items should be with me by the middle of this month and I will then work as quick as possible to catch up and resume the normal weekly postings.
       
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